A mated pair of White Ibis
stride across the Sonic parking lot
adapting to the asphalt covered marsh
french fries— their crayfish

About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.
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5 Responses to Adaptation

  1. JeanMarie says:

    No Chicago Dog?

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  2. Nice lines. 👏 and a great shot too! I love the framing, you’ve got yourself in the mirror as well as the two birds…!

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